Kim Ng

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You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

This Is Your Brain On Meditation

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Headpsace.</i><p>The practice of meditation has been around for thousands of years, but we’re only …

The "Ugly" Pants That Are Being Called This Season's Jeans

There are certain retailers that you can always trust to lead you in the right direction when it comes to trends and new pieces, and Moda Operandi is …

Clothing

The generation that grew up with Nike Dri-FIT is making dress shirts you could run a marathon in

In an era where jeans are stretchy and yoga pants are office attire, one might spare some pity for the men still confined to dress shirts.<p>With buttons down the front and a stiff, folded collar to accommodate a necktie, there’s a ceremonial primness to this garment. What’s important is how it looks, …

Clothing

14 books to read on your commute that will make you smarter about business

One way of combining the necessity of getting to our workplace with success is to spend the time reading or listening to books.<p>Here are my suggestions for great business books to read or listen to during your commute.<p><b>1.</b><b>"The</b> <b>E-Myth"</b> by Michael Greber. This is an excellent book about the myths …

Self-improvement

How to relight an image in Lightroom

Sometimes when you post-process an image, you may notice that some more interesting lighting would have really improved the scene and made the photo …

Tutorials

Iran deploys two warships near Yemen as rivals continue airstrikes

Iran deployed warships near Yemen, Iranian state media reported Wednesday, raising the stakes in the confrontation between a Saudi Arabia-led military coalition and Shiite Muslim militants aligned with Iran.<p>The dispatch of a naval destroyer and another vessel to the area, which was reported by …

Middle East

How to Make Your Own Chia Pudding

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Jessica Murnane of One Part Plant shares her recipe for homemade chia pudding that will make you forget all about those grocery store pods.</i><p>Not …

Breakfast

The Most Powerful Food Combinations

What's more fascinating, however, is that the evolution between eater and eaten might answer the long-held question about why humans live longer, healthier lives on traditional diets. As researchers work to unravel the complexities of the interactions of the foods we eat, try these combinations, …

How to Make Miso Soup

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Toss your miso packets-- we've got a homemade version of the beloved soup that comes together in the same amount time, but tastes ten times better.</i><p>There …

Ice Cream

Enhance Texture and Detail with Intelligent High Pass Sharpening

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29 Popular DSLR Lenses Among Our Readers

DSLR Cameras

What is the best cleansing balm?

Facegoop gets testy with the gloopy world of facial cleansing balms<p><b>M:</b> I feel unclean, E. The urban grit is all over my face. The collective sweat of a hundred unwashed commuters.<p><b>E:</b> Gross. My face has a permanent greasy residue and not just from my habitual winter diet of mac and cheese and …

Start to See Photographically In Six Easy Steps

Digital Photography

New Fluid-Filled Lens Combines the Best Traits from Human and Insect Vision

Engineers at Ohio State University have imitated aspects of human and insect eyes to create what may turn out to be the next big advance in camera …

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Zombie Ant and the Fungus That Controls Its Mind

Author: Matt Simon. Matt Simon Science<p>Date of Publication: 09.13.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>A spiny ant, <i>Polyrhachis armata</i>, from …

Why This Outdoor Space Is Just As Cool As You Think It Is

For the last several months I've had the image above saved on my computer. When I first came across it, I had one of those, "I want to go to there" …

Outdoor Spaces

Amazing Photos of Places You Need To Visit

You've thought of Paris, the Great Wall of China and the Amazon rainforest. We've thought of the not-so-typical yet completely remarkable places to …

Propos de Bruno Gollnisch : le PS dénonce "l'ignoble tradition de l'extrême droite française"

"Un Français de relativement fraîche date." L'expression a fait bondir au Parti socialiste, qui y voit là des propos qui "s'inscrivent dans la plus …

21 Dogs That Have Realized Their Life's Purpose

Do what you love and f*ck the rest, amirite?

Pets

The First Affordable Home Security System That Can Think For Itself

"Your cat is just chasing a reflection. Maybe I shouldn't alert the homeowner about this. Or, wait...maybe I should."<p>Canary, a new networked home security system, was posted on Indiegogo this morning. There are lots of similar inexpensive systems out there--most notably the Dropcam--but we're …

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

“Why did you shoot me? I was reading a book”: The new warrior cop is out of control

SWAT teams raiding poker games and trying to stop underage drinking? Overwhelming paramilitary force is on the rise<p>Sal Culosi is dead because he bet on a football game — but it wasn’t a bookie or a loan shark who killed him. His local government killed him, ostensibly to protect him from his …